Woolly mammoth to be brought back to life from cloned bone marrow ‘within five years’

Scientists from Russia and Japan will launch fully-fledged joint research next year aiming to recreate the giant mammal after finding a thigh bone recovered from permafrost soil in Siberia.

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http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2069541/Woolly-mammoth-brought-life-cloned-bone-marrow-years.html

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Guard dogs chase starving polar bear away from Siberian weather station

When this hungry beast lumbered ashore looking for food on the Yamal Peninsula, Siberia, it got a bit more than it bargained for as a pack of dogs proved their worth.

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http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2066233/Guard-dogs-chase-starving-polar-bear-away-Siberian-weather-station.html

Rumor of Putin using Botox hums online

First hes the bare-chested outdoorsman galloping on his powerful steed across Siberia, then the telescoped-rifle-toting hunter felling wild animals, next the airplane-flying firefighter dousing burning forests, the leather-jacketed biker dominating the pack.

Hes Vladimir Putin, Russias skating, fishing, skiing, diving, judo-throwing man for all seasons. You can only imagine what all that sun and wind does to a guys skin, not to mentio

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http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/middle-east/putin-botox-rumor-hums-online/2011/09/30/gIQA82ISAL_story.html

Why is the north magnetic pole racing toward Siberia?

Finding Santa Claus ‘s home at the North Pole is easy on a globe”just look for the point on top where all the lines of longitude meet.

But that is just the “geographic” North Pole; there are several other definitions for the poles , all

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http://www.scientificamerican.com/blog/post.cfm?id=why-is-the-north-magnetic-pole-raci-2010-12-24